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Chicago Reader historic purchase led by Crusader publisher

The Chicago Reader, an iconic 47-year-old award-winning publication, is being sold to a group led by Dorothy Leavell, publisher of the Chicago Crusader and Gary...

NASA marks 50th Anniversary of death of first Black astronaut from...

By Erick Johnson, Chicago Crusader He died 50 years ago. His dream of blasting into space forever lost when a tragic accident ended the groundbreaking...

TWPF 50th Anniversary Features Writers, Poets, Entertainment

Third World Press Foundation (TWPF) kicks off a week long 50th anniversary celebration on Saturday, September 30, that will culminate with a gala featuring...

The Power of Chicago’s Black Press

By Carl West, TBTNews The business seed has been planted. The Black Press in Chicago came together like never before and challenged a formidable supermarket...

TAKE FIVE

The Chicago Crusader and Gary Crusader earned five national Merit Awards at the National Newspaper Publishers Association’s (NNPA) annual convention in Houston June 23,...

Happy Birthday Gary Crusader!

While many newspapers have come and gone, excitement is building as the Gary Crusader prepares to celebrate a historic milestone with its 55th Anniversary...

Like a thief in the night

By Erick Johnson, Chicago Crusader His navy blue Chevy Equinox SUV was gone. Someone must have stolen it, John Smith thought. The gate to the...

A Duke, a Count and a farewell to a Queen

By Erick Johnson All hail the Queen! She was given the crown of this column 17 years ago and during her magnificent reign, the Chicago Crusader’s...